Episode 2

Eddy Moratin of LIFT Orlando

Oct 26, 2020

Jeff Shafer, CEO of CommonGood Capital, speaks with Eddy Moratin from LIFT Orlando – a non-profit business and collection of community leaders who work together to close the gaps created by under-investment for children and families in communities around Orlando – about his life and experiences with different impact investing themes, as well as the power of stewardship and capital to change communities for the better.

A New Lens with CommonGood Capital
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#2 - Eddy Moratin of LIFT Orlando
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Guest

Eddy Moratin
President of Lift Orlando
Eddy is President of Lift Orlando, a movement of business leaders working with residents and community partners towards neighborhood revitalization since 2013. This collaborative approach has been decreasing childhood poverty and increasing financial mobility for families in the heart of Orlando. The organization strengthens neighborhoods by building high quality, mixed-income housing and providing a cradle-to-career educational pipeline while improving community health and wellness, and creating economic opportunity for residents. LIFT Orlando is a member of the Purpose Built Communities Network. He was awarded the 2019 CEO of the Year Award by the Orlando Business Journal and was listed as one the 50 Most Powerful Philanthropy and Community Voices in 2018.

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